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Animals and Hearts to start February for PreK-3A

It has been a very busy two weeks for the three-year-old class! The children started off by celebrating the Chinese new year, the year of the pig, by making  pink pig puppets and painted pigs with pom-pom balls!   Our class also celebrated Valentine’s Day, making valentines for their parents, sharing valentines with each other, and celebrating with a Valentines party for the class.
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4B Mid Month Update!

4B had a wonderful two weeks! We reviewed our letter people visitors and Ms W came to visit!! We learned all about winter, winter animals, webs, weather all around the U.S. and played hot potato with our Ball of the World! We also learned so many wonderful words that start with W! We  had yoga class and a special visit from Reverend Garry! We enjoyed some
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PreK 3B gets ready for Valentine’s Day

February is off to a very good start for our students! The children are enjoying stretching during yoga! We were learning how to perform the tree pose and working on our balance. We used the upcoming holiday to learn using our light tables with hearts. We then prepared a surprise for our parents and made them special Valentine’s Day cards! This worked on our
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PreK 4C’s start to February

Ms. S strolled right into February wearing her super socks and brought the children an exciting study of our solar system.  The children enjoyed learning about the 9 planets (including Pluto our dwarf planet) and how they differ from one another.   They built spaceships out of all the shapes we have learned so far, and turned our sandbox into a space universe where they could
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5 Day Pre-K’s Terrific Few Weeks Of Learning And Fun

With the weather being so cold, the children enjoyed free choice learning time. They used their imaginations and built zoos with the blocks and animals, created books to share in our art and writing center and made words with our magnet board.  When the cold weather broke, the children loved to run and play outside!  Ms T, our letter person paid a visit and
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Young Learners busy January

In January we had fun learning with our friends about winter and cold weather animals. We studied polar bears, arctic foxes, snowy owls and penguins. We played games that developed our math and fine motor skills and danced like snowflakes in music and movement. We continue to make new friends and learn to work and play together; we can’t wait to see what exciting
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February Enrichment Update

Enrichment had some very exciting things happening this past week! During STEM, we created mazes with construction paper, plastic trays, wiki stix, paper plates and legos. We had fun creating our own mazes and sharing them with our classmates.  During Art we discussed the painting “Persistence of Memory” by Salvador Dali and studied the melting clocks in the picture. We also talked about dreams
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PreK 3A explores winter!

The 3’s have been having a blast exploring winter, new letters, and closing out our month-long clothing study!  In addition, the letters J and M took center stage the past two weeks!   The children practiced letter formation, brainstormed for J and M words and completed fun letter related projects. The children also worked on groups creating shape matches, identifying different shapes and counting how many
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PreK 3B Clothing study and hibernation!

Pre k 3B has been exploring all things winter. We kicked it off with our clothing study. Some fun activities during this study included Measuring ourselves using mittens, graphing what type of clothing we wear in the winter and an entire Pete the Cat themed day where we decorated a shirt with buttons and cut it out ourselves using scissors. We even had a
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4B explores the letters D and K!

4B had a great week learning about the letters D and K! We worked on our scissor skills, studied our letter people land map, danced with Mr. D. The students also dressed up as kittens and paraded into another class, worked on our letter K, and built big cities! We also performed a science experiment; learning about how ducks stay dry when they swim
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